What's on inManchester


Welcome to Manchester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Manchester - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Manchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Manchester

24
SEP
A Splash of Colour photography exhibition
St. James's House

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionColour is one of the powerful tools at a photographers disposal. Along with shape texture space line and form it is one of the six classic elements of design. Visual story‐telling is made effective through the use…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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24
SEP
Barnardo's Bottomless Brunch
The Botanist

B u t F i r s t W e B r u n c h.Every year at The Botanist we help raise thousands of pounds for Barnardos and the time has come again 15 members of our team have been entered…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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24
SEP
Mum2mum Market Cheadle Hulme Methodist Church
Cheadle Hulme Methodist Church

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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24
SEP
Muslim Marriage Events Manchester
Royal Nawaab Manchester

Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking place. It is open to everyone and all candidates will have an opportunity to interact with other individuals. Advisors will also be available to…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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25
SEP
Amazon Masterclass training - Manchester
Innospace

Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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25
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Manchester Online Seller Meetup
Innospace,

Manchester Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01613 272923
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26
SEP
Delivering Onsite Nuclear Projects: On Time and On
Renaissance Manchester City Centre Hotel

Delivering Onsite Nuclear Projects will provide attendees with best practice and successful strategies to shape new projects while reducing time and cost.Hear from the Office for Nuclear Regulation and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority who will provide guidance on current regulation and outline…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731260
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26
SEP
MCR Student Social
Manchester Arndale

Manchesters ultimate student shopping night returns on Tuesday 26 September from 4pm 9pm with more than 200 stores across Manchester city centre offering up to 30 off exclusively for students for one night only.MCR Student Social organised by Manchester Arndale…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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27
SEP
eBay Masterclass Training Course- Manchester
Innospace

If you are an established eBay seller who is achieving or aiming fast growth this masterclass is perfect for you.We will explore several simple easy to implement processes that we have proven to lead to increase sales and repeat business in the…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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27
SEP
Fashion Show and Sale
The Together Trust

All garments are new not seconds and available to buy and take away on the night. Styles to suit all ages in sizes 6‐20. Garments may be tried on during the evening and if you are not happy a full refund is…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01612 834883
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27
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The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
Tatton Park

The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at Tatton Park from Wednesday 27th September to Sunday 1st October in its fully heated big top venue.Breathtaking in its simplicity DYNASTY projects into a contemporary setting an art form that has thrilled audiences…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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28
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Sparkling Wine Tasting
The Bridge Tavern

Lets celebrate‐we dont need an excuse. If you like sparkling wine why not join us for a fizz around the world Of course you will enjoy rich memorable classic Champagne. Kick off with Johns favourite‐ Bollinger Champagne. There is More to Fizz…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07434 283434
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30
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Helping Children Bloom Gala Dinner
The Point, Emirates

Gala DinnerPre dinner drink on arrival3 Course MealEntertainment for the evening includes:60s Senstations The FourmostMagicianAuction and RaffleDancing till midnight with Pulse EntertainmentCategory: Fundraisers VolunteerPrices:Per Person: GBP 65.00Table of 10: GBP 600.00Artists Speakers: The Fourmost Steve Walls Pulse Entertainment…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01617 103305
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30
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Meet Kai at Hamleys with the LEGO® Ninjago™ Mov
Hamleys Manchester

The Finest Toy Shop in the World is teaming up with LEGO to celebrate the release of The Ninjago MovieYou wont want to miss out on meeting one of Ninjagos very own ninjas; Kai who is stopping by at Hamleys on his…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03717 041977
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30
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Sensory Time Practitioner Course
TBC

Parents can spend quality time making memories with their little ones safe in the knowledge that we have appropriate training and qualifications in place; in addition we have suitable policies procedures and insurance. Who are Sensory Time UK courses suitable for Sensory…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03300 432181
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01
OCT
Elders Exchange Day
Royal Exchange Theatre

ELDERS EXCHANGE DAY IS PART OF NATIONAL OLDER PEOPLES DAY AND THE AGE OF CREATIVITY FESTIVAL 1‐14 OCTOBER ‐ ENGLANDS FIRST NATIONWIDE FESTIVAL CELEBRATING OLDER PEOPLE.The Royal Exchange will be buzzing with workshops performances discussions and activity. All events are free some…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: BoxOffice:01618 339833
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01
OCT
GTENMEDIA LIVE
Bar Pop

Live charity event raising money forBeing Me Campaign. See all the acts and hosts atwww.gtenmedia.onlineOver 18s only. ID maybe requestedVenue: Bar Pop 10 Canal Street Manchester M1 3EZPriceGeneral Admission: GBP 10.00Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com151591‐0…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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03
OCT
Why Workplace Wellbeing & Mental Resilience? Free
The Workplace

People are your most important asset and their most important asset is their health and wellbeing ‐ so it makes good business sense for employers to help look after it. We live and work in a fast‐paced changeable environment and to compete…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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09
OCT
Email Marketing Training - Manchester
Innospace,

In recent years social media has added a diverse number of marketing opportunities for businesses to cover ‐ including Facebook pages tweeting and sponsored ads on LinkedIn. In this time many companies have forgotten or overlooked email marketing and some have discounted…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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09
OCT
Google Adwords PPC Training - Manchester
4th Floor,

If you are looking to increase the visibility of your website Google Adwords is a highly effective tool to target potential customers. Year on year competition on Adwords increases in terms of how competitive it is and without an effective strategy…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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09
OCT
HVET 2017: High Voltage Engineering & Testing Conf
Manchester Conference Centre

As the only training course of its kind HVET boasts fantastic learning opportunities in the classroom & at the National Grid Power Research Centre ‐ the largest HV lab at any university in the UKFrom the basics of high voltage power systems…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01438 313311
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10
OCT
Learning Disability Conference -Manchester 2017- R
Manchester Conference Centre

USE DISCOUNT CODE EVT5 TO GET 5 OFFWith expert speakers delegates will hear about the changing face of learning disability nursing discover new ideas and be able to share their practice with fellow colleagues. Programme topics include:‐ Standards Quality Checks and…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02088 723197
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10
OCT
Speed Dating in Manchester
walrus

Manchester Speed Dating How speed dating in Manchester worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Manchester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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11
OCT
The Annual Hotel Conference
The Hilton Deansgate

The Annual Hotel Conference The AHC is the UKs leading conference for hoteliers; individual boutique branded and consortium hotel owners operators and managers segment of the industry. It is a must‐attend for all those involved in this the largest sector of the…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 2128 958284
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15
OCT
Manchester Half Marathon
Emirates Old Trafford

If you only enter one half marathon this year make it the Manchester Half Marathon. Great entertainment outstanding crowd support and glorious finish at Emirates Old Trafford the home of Lancashire Cricket Club plus a medal and a technical t‐shirt for all…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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15
OCT
Mum2Mum Market Oldham
Oldham Academy North Sports Hall

Weve added a new date to our Oldham sales. Well be at Oldham Academy North on Sunday 15th October. PLEASE NOTE ‐ This sale will be held in the sports hall not the cafeteria as we have held it previouslyBuy or sell…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07891 654885
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18
OCT
Modelling in Nuclear Science and Engineering
DoubleTree by Hilton

Explore the latest advances in mathematical modelling and simulation behaviour of nuclear materials reactor safety and environmental effects as well as simulation advancements and deployment of techniques into nuclear science and engineering. The event will be chaired by Professor Mojtaba Moatamedi of…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02034 754701
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19
OCT
LEGENDS LIVE TOUR 2017
Manchester Arena

Tony Denton Promotions are delighted to bring these four iconic artistes together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017 the tour features Suzi Quatro David Essex The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour will be kicking off at…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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20
OCT
Cream Presents Marshmello
Albert Hall

One of dance musics biggest DJProducers Marshmello returns to the UK in October for a series of shows with the northern leg of the tour landing at Manchesters Albert Hall on Friday 20th October. Having garnered a global fan base as…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01517 071309
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21
OCT
Halloween in the City
Manchester City Centre

Halloween in the Citywill see Manchester eerily awash with spooky decorations and pumpkin lanterns while amind‐bending inflatable monster courtesy of Bristol‐based artist Filthy Lukerwill take over one unlucky Manchester store.Come nightfall some of Manchesters most iconic buildings including Manchester Town Hall House…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Family Events

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Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location. One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces. Opening its door to the…

Dunham Massey

Country estate including mansion with important collections and 'below stairs' areas, impressive garden and deer park. An early Georgian house built around a Tudor core, Dunham Massey was extensively reworked in the early years of the 20th century. The result is one of Britain's most sumptuous…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life. Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

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